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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We would certainly recommend this B&B. We stayed here for a week in April and found the accommodation to be cheerful, clean and comfortable and situated in a quiet location a short walk from York centre. We got a very warm and friendly welcome. A great choice for breakfast and the “full English” cooked by David is just that –...

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Grasmere, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just like to say a very big thank you to Debbie and Dave for a great two night stay at their guest house ( bowman's) .the room was just what I needed .and for the price of 45 pounds a night you cant complain .the breakfast was 2nd to none as it always is as Dave cooks a breakfast to...

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Helmsange, Luxembourg
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Debra is a wonderful host providing great service. Short 5 minute stroll into town, will stay here again if come back to York as so convenient. Breakfast wonderful , and bedroom really comfortable, nothing negative to say.

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Betws yn Rhos, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic guest house, short walk into town. Great welcome & little touches made the stay a memorable one. Highly recommend. Breakfast was first class. Spotlessly clean & rooms beautifully designed . Happily stay again. Friendly staff, ready to assist! Thank you

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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed in this B&B while visiting my mother in York. I loved the classy decor, fresh cut flowers and found the place quiet and clean. The room (top floor) was equipped with plentiful wardrobe space, two comfortable beds, a telly, drinks making facilities and a lovely bathroom. The location was great, just a short stroll to the heart of the...

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Alnwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2017

A very friendly emasculate place, run by a charming couple, who can not do enough for you! To be highly Recommended. We look forward to staying at Bowmans again. Small but nicely appointed room with views over The park and minster.

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Kettering, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The room we stayed in at the Bowman's B and B was nicely situated at the front of the building, with a pleasant view through a bay window, through trees, of a hospital park. We were not disturbed by the rumble of trains behind the wall on the other side of the road: the trains were slow speed on a...

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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Had a great stay at the Bowman's Guesthouse. Breakfast was delicious! Very close to York town centre, where there is plenty to see! Debra and David are lovely people, I would definitely Recommend here!

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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Modern en-suite facilities, fluffy towels, clean room. A warm welcome from a lovely lady. Just wish I had stayed for breakfast as the other guests told me how good it was! I look forward to my next visit.

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Reviewed 21 February 2017

I visited this place last June with my wife and we absolutely loved it. The room was cozy and charming with a very comfortable bed and a wonderfully unique style. Debra was incredibly nice to us when we first met her and every morning during breakfast, offering recommendations for places to eat and things to see in York. As for...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Bowman's is a recently refurbished Victorian Terraced House situated approximately 5 minutes walk from York Minster. Debra and David offer you a warm welcome and relaxing stay in a beautifully appointed guesthouse. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bowman's

Address: 33 Grosvenor Terrace | Bootham, York YO30 7AG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: €84 - €96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Bowman`s Hotel York
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